Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1927 – Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1982

  • England 1951-56

not titled [The Yarra River and Mount Macedon from AMP Tower]. [The Yarra River and Mount Macedon from St James Building Strip landscapes] (1970) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in brush and gouache Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left in image B in black ink, 'Fred Williams.'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'STRIP LANDSCAPES/ THE YARRA RIVER AND MT MACEDON FROM ST JAMES BUILDING/ June 1970'.
Dimensions: image A 13.6 h x 79.8 w cm image B 15.4 h x 79.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 59.8 h x 79.8 w cm image, overall 32.4 h x 79.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.2989.67
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • With the artist until his death in 1982.
  • By descent to Lyn Williams, the artists widow.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Lyn Williams, Melbourne, August 1983.